This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience. Learn more

wry

wry

wry Sentence Examples

  • When she glanced at him, he was eyeing her, a wry smile twisting his lips.

    90
    53
  • He gazed up at her with a wry smile.

    64
    26
  • His mouth twisted in that wry smile again.

    60
    33
  • Justin nodded and gave her a wry smile.

    45
    17
  • His expression indicated pain, but he managed a wry smile.

    38
    14
  • His mouth twisted into a wry smile and the dark eyes glinted with something less than humor.

    38
    24
  • His mouth twisted into a wry grin.

    34
    16
  • A wry smile twisted his face, but the eyes softened.

    28
    15
  • He favored her with a wry smile and answered dryly.

    23
    10
  • The dark eyes began to twinkle and the smooth lips slowly twisted into a wry smile.

    21
    13
  • "Neither is rich man," Mary supplied, her lips twisting into a wry smile.

    21
    18
  • The wry smile returned and they resumed dancing.

    18
    9
  • He was watching her, a wry smile on his face and an amused twinkle in his eyes.

    18
    13
  • Alex gave her a wry smile and jerked on her hand.

    18
    16
  • A wry smile twisted his lips.

    17
    14
  • The doctor and valet lifted the cloak with which he was covered and, making wry faces at the noisome smell of mortifying flesh that came from the wound, began examining that dreadful place.

    17
    21
  • She forced a wry smile and each word of her response dripped with sarcasm.

    16
    6
  • Alex treated him to a wry smile.

    16
    8
  • Dictatorially presented as they were, these terms were liberal and even generous; and if a great statesman like Bernstorff had been at the head of affairs in Copenhagen, he would, no doubt, have accepted them, even if with a wry face.

    16
    9
  • Gerald walked into the room and favored Alex with a wry smile.

    16
    14
  • His lips twisted into a wry smile.

    15
    11
  • His thin lips slid into that familiar wry smile as he shook her hand.

    15
    11
  • His thin lips slid into that familiar wry smile as he shook her hand.

    15
    11
  • He shook his head, a wry smile twisting his lips.

    14
    10
  • She left the bowl on the cabinet and settled into the chair, treating Alex to a wry smile.

    13
    11
  • She left the bowl on the cabinet and settled into the chair, treating Alex to a wry smile.

    13
    11
  • His features twisted into what might have passed for a wry smile.

    11
    10
  • One side of his mouth tipped up in a wry smile.

    11
    16
  • A wry smile twisted his lips, his gaze faintly annoyed.

    10
    15
  • A wry smile briefly touched his lips.

    9
    12
  • He glanced at her and a wry smile twisted his mouth.

    8
    9
  • Alex's mouth twisted into a wry smile and the dark eyes that sought hers held a trace of humor.

    7
    11
  • Her smile was wry as she gazed up at his face.

    7
    13
  • Gerald's mouth slipped into a wry smile.

    6
    6
  • She tried to cover her confusion with a wry smile and a casual question.

    6
    10
  • He gave her a wry smile.

    5
    6
  • He favored her with a wry smile.

    5
    9
  • A wry smile twisted his lips and the dark eyes reflected humor.

    5
    10
  • A wry smile worked at his lips.

    4
    5
  • Bordeaux's eyes twinkled and a wry smile tugged at the corner of his mouth.

    4
    9
  • He favored her with one of his wry smiles.

    4
    10
  • She tossed the vine at him, along with a wry grin.

    3
    4
  • A wry smile touched his lips as his gaze traveled over her face, but he said nothing more about it.

    3
    5
  • A wry smile touched his lips as his gaze traveled over her face, but he said nothing more about it.

    3
    6
  • He shook his head, his smile becoming wry again.

    3
    8
  • Finally he gave her a wry smile.

    3
    8
  • She gave him a wry smile.

    3
    8
  • His mouth twisted into a wry smile.

    2
    7
  • His smile was wry and his eyes mocked her.

    2
    7
  • Gerald's smile was wry.

    0
    0
  • When she glanced at him, he was eyeing her, a wry smile twisting his lips.

    0
    0
  • He took the shirt, his smile wry.

    0
    0
  • He gazed down at her, a wry smile on his lips - his eyes mocking her.

    0
    0
  • Carmen's smile was wry.

    0
    0
  • His mouth twisted into a wry smile.

    0
    0
  • Her smile was wry as she gazed up at his face.

    0
    0
  • His smile was wry.

    0
    0
  • A wry smile briefly touched his lips.

    0
    0
  • A wry smile twisted his lips, his gaze faintly annoyed.

    0
    0
  • He was watching her, a wry smile on his face and an amused twinkle in his eyes.

    0
    0
  • Alex's mouth twisted into a wry smile and the dark eyes that sought hers held a trace of humor.

    0
    0
  • Alex treated him to a wry smile.

    0
    0
  • His lips twisted into a wry smile.

    0
    0
  • His mouth twisted in that wry smile again.

    0
    0
  • Giddon reached the door before she did and opened it for her, his smile wry.

    0
    0
  • He favored her with one of his wry smiles.

    0
    0
  • A wry smile twisted his face, but the eyes softened.

    0
    0
  • His mouth twisted into a wry grin.

    0
    0
  • He gazed up at her with a wry smile.

    0
    0
  • Bordeaux's eyes twinkled and a wry smile tugged at the corner of his mouth.

    0
    0
  • He gave her a wry smile.

    0
    0
  • He glanced at her and a wry smile twisted his mouth.

    0
    0
  • His features twisted into what might have passed for a wry smile.

    0
    0
  • He shook his head, a wry smile twisting his lips.

    0
    0
  • "Parts of him aren't," Gabriel said with a wry smile.

    0
    0
  • A wry smile twisted his lips.

    0
    0
  • Gerald walked into the room and favored Alex with a wry smile.

    0
    0
  • The dark eyes began to twinkle and the smooth lips slowly twisted into a wry smile.

    0
    0
  • "Neither is rich man," Mary supplied, her lips twisting into a wry smile.

    0
    0
  • His smile was wry and his eyes mocked her.

    0
    0
  • Alex gave her a wry smile and jerked on her hand.

    0
    0
  • A wry smile worked at his lips.

    0
    0
  • Mums' smile was wry.

    0
    0
  • His mouth twisted into a wry smile and the dark eyes glinted with something less than humor.

    0
    0
  • One side of his mouth tipped up in a wry smile.

    0
    0
  • He favored her with a wry smile.

    0
    0
  • He shook his head, his smile becoming wry again.

    0
    0
  • The wry smile returned and they resumed dancing.

    0
    0
  • Katie's smile was wry.

    0
    0
  • A wry smile twisted his lips and the dark eyes reflected humor.

    0
    0
  • Finally he gave her a wry smile.

    0
    0
  • Gerald's smile was wry.

    0
    0
  • His expression indicated pain, but he managed a wry smile.

    0
    0
  • Gerald's mouth slipped into a wry smile.

    0
    0
  • She gave him a wry smile.

    0
    0
  • She forced a wry smile and each word of her response dripped with sarcasm.

    0
    0
  • She tried to cover her confusion with a wry smile and a casual question.

    0
    0
  • She tossed the vine at him, along with a wry grin.

    0
    0
  • He favored her with a wry smile and answered dryly.

    0
    0
  • Justin nodded and gave her a wry smile.

    0
    0
  • "Alas, my ambition to be a movie star has faded," Gerry said with a wry smile.

    0
    0
  • The story is told with wry wit and humor, employing sharp irony and masterful dialog.

    0
    0
  • Not, of course, a happy smile, nor one of wry amusement.

    0
    0
  • generous of spirit and with a wry sense of humor, he was a highly competent soldier from whom young subalterns learned much.

    0
    0
  • Dave on drums with wry grin: powerful with perfect attitude.

    0
    0
  • Irish wedding toasts are well known for their wit and wry humor, their sense of history and tradition.

    0
    0
  • humourlocal people in their wry humor have given the well another name: that of ' Slavering Sall ' !

    0
    0
  • Despite encounters with wry customs officers and wily tradesmen, the Kerrs ' sense of humor remains irrepressible.

    0
    0
  • mainstay of the Scottish comedy scene for more than 30 years when Scotch and Wry first materialized in 1978.

    0
    0
  • I can be wry or sarcastic or make puns or occasionally just be outright funny.

    0
    0
  • With a wry smile, she said, " Perhaps I feel that I have to prove myself in order to justify my presence.

    0
    0
  • He is an erudite writer, with the wry wit of the man of the world rather than the university wit more common nowadays.

    0
    0
  • wry smile at the gray buyers ' expense.

    0
    0
  • wry grin: powerful with perfect attitude.

    0
    0
  • wry amusement.

    0
    0
  • wry black humor.

    0
    0
  • wry humor, their sense of history and tradition.

    0
    0
  • wry wit of the man of the world rather than the university wit more common nowadays.

    0
    0
  • Both, as we have come to expect from Luke, involved some excellent guitar work with gentle and sometimes wry lyrics.

    0
    0
  • There are also some extraordinarily tense, suggestive set-pieces, especially in the bleak final half-hour, and much wry comedy.

    0
    0
  • His observations on the clientele of gyms are particularly wry.

    0
    0
  • His uniqueness as a performer stems from his ability to captivate an audience through a stunning delivery of his perceptive and often wry lyrics.

    0
    0
  • For an entertaining evening with some very wry touches this show really is hard to beat.

    0
    0
  • There wasn't really any plot to this episode, more a sequence of alternately wry and emotionally-charged conversations.

    0
    0
  • Dictatorially presented as they were, these terms were liberal and even generous; and if a great statesman like Bernstorff had been at the head of affairs in Copenhagen, he would, no doubt, have accepted them, even if with a wry face.

    0
    0
  • I can be wry or sarcastic or make puns or occasionally just be outright funny.

    0
    0
  • With a wry smile, she said, Perhaps I feel that I have to prove myself in order to justify my presence.

    0
    0
  • He is an erudite writer, with the wry wit of the man of the world rather than the university wit more common nowadays.

    0
    0
  • LG UK can be forgiven for enjoying a wry smile at the gray buyers ' expense.

    0
    0
  • This was typical of the play 's wry black humor.

    0
    0
  • Both, as we have come to expect from Luke, involved some excellent guitar work with gentle and sometimes wry lyrics.

    0
    0
  • There are also some extraordinarily tense, suggestive set-pieces, especially in the bleak final half-hour, and much wry comedy.

    0
    0
  • His observations on the clientele of gyms are particularly wry.

    0
    0
  • His uniqueness as a performer stems from his ability to captivate an audience through a stunning delivery of his perceptive and often wry lyrics.

    0
    0
  • For an entertaining evening with some very wry touches this show really is hard to beat.

    0
    0
  • There was n't really any plot to this episode, more a sequence of alternately wry and emotionally-charged conversations.

    0
    0
  • With its wry tone and dry wit, the site does more than just report the news and show off the latest photographs.

    0
    0
  • Bring a wry smile to the lips of every parade attendee with this clever take on the classic Dr. Seuss tale, How the Grinch Stole Christmas.

    0
    0
  • Once they become more comfortable, they'll show more and more of their wry sense of humor.

    0
    0
  • Additionally, the wry sense of humor that Scorpio and Virgo share goes far in keeping this pair interested in one another.

    0
    0
  • Jarvis Cocker has been spending his post-Pulp days lending his wry wit and song writing genius to other lucky artists, but lucky for us, Mr. Cocker has finally decided to return to the game.

    0
    0
  • All they've ever done is bring you catchy guitar hooks, wry and witty lyrics, and some supremo drumming, and still they somehow get overlooked time and time again.

    0
    0
  • A so-called "witch" with a wry sense of humor and unique face, viewers are intrigued by the things she says and the way she says them.

    0
    0
  • Carmen's smile was wry.

    0
    1
  • Mums' smile was wry.

    0
    1
  • Katie's smile was wry.

    0
    1
Browse other sentences examples →